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Econo Lodge Downtown East

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112 Montreal Road, Ottawa, ON, CA, K1L 6E6

  • Phone: (613) 746-4641
  • Fax: (613) 746-6529
2.3 out of 5 (34 reviews)
29% of guests recommend this hotel

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Canadian Tribute to Human Rights

Corner of Lisgar and Elgin Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 2L7
+1 613 239 5000
Unveiled by the Dalai Lama in 1990, this monument to human rights leaves a strong impression with both its message and design. The red granite and grey concrete of the ten-meter-high monument carries the words "equality," "dignity" and "rights" in 68 of Canada's First Nations languages. Walk through the tribute along a "symbolic procession," starting under the massive plaque inscribed with the first words of the Declaration of Human Rights: "All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights."
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